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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Daphne Grace CARTER / PARKER

Born 1921 in Perth, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of Herbert Reuben CARTER and Mabel Irene SHEPHARD [4: 1-Feb-1941]
Resided with her parents on Fairview Farm in Three Springs [19]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on Friday 6 December 1929 as a "Nurse" [4: 14-Dec-1929]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held at the Agricultural Hall in Three Springs on 28 November 1930 [4: 6-Dec-1930]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on Thursday 21 December 1933 as "Pierrette" [4: 23-Dec-1933]
Won 2nd prize for Needlework in the Educational section of the Three Springs Agricultural Show on 19 September 1935 [5: 27-Sep-1935]
Attended the Coronation Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Wednesday 12 May 1937 dressed in "white matelasse" [5: 14-May-1937]
     The ball and its festivities celebrated the coronation of King George VI of the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth [5]
Member of the Three Springs Methodist Church - was their Assistant Pianist [4: 1-Feb-1941]
She was tendered a Kitchen Tea by the Three Springs Methodist Church, at which she was presented with a silver sugar bowl [4]
Married Leonard David PARKER on Saturday 25 January 1941 at the Methodist Church in Three Springs [4: 1-Feb-1941]
     She was attired in a white frock of marquisette and taffeta, embroidered on yoke and hem of skirt with silver water lilies [4]
     Her ensemble was completed with a handsome tulle veil mounted of a pretty head-dress of kilted organdie and orange blossoms [4]
     Carried a bouquet of white arum lilies, and was attended by her sister Miss Lois B. CARTER as bridesmaid [4]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Daphne Grace Carter / Parker' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 24 January 2020 from [sources]

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